Tortilla Pinwheels Recipe (School Lunch Idea)

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

Homemade Pinwheels are the easiest make-ahead school lunch idea. A kid-friendly easy lunch idea. 

Author: Natasha of
Calories: 223 kcal
Servings: 1 pinwheel roll


Tortilla Pinwheels

  • 1 flour tortilla
  • 2 Tbsp cream cheese
  • 1 slice mozarella cheese (or your favorite cheese)
  • 1 oz turkey deli meat (2 slices)
  • 1/4 cup shredded lettuce (or spinach leaves)
  • 1/4 tomato, thinly sliced


  1. Spread cream cheese over tortilla. 

  2. Add sliced mozzarella and deli meat over the top half of the tortilla followed by shredded lettuce and sliced tomato. 

  3. Tightly roll the tortilla from the top downward then slice the roll into rings.